Open Time : Open 24 hours

Entry : free

Address : Malgund, Ganpatipule, Maharashtra 415615, India

Why to visit Malgund

Malgund is a peaceful, picture-perfect village that rose to prominence as the birthplace of the famed Marathi poet Krishnaji Keshav Damle, better known as Keshavasuta. Monuments and museums dedicated to Keshavasuta's work can be found around the area. The museum has information on the majority of contemporary Marathi poets. The memorial is dedicated to Marathi literary fans. Nirmal Nagari of Her Holiness Shri Mataji Nirmala Devi of Sahaja Yoga renown is also located in Malgund.

Demographics of the Village Malgund :

Area (2020) - 13.1 km²

Population (2020) - 1032

Population Density - 271 people per km²

Male Population - 482

Female Population - 550

Nearest airport & distance Kolhapur Airport - 94.4 km

Nearest Railway Station & Distance Bhoke - 14.34 km

How to reach? 

Some of the closest places to Malgund include Ganapatipule (2 kilometres), Kalzondi (5 kilometres), Varavade (5 kilometres), Chafe (6 kilometres), and Dhamanse (7 kilometres). To get here, take a bus from one of the nearby cities.

FAQ on Malgund

What are the must visit places in Malgund?

Keshavsut Smarak and Shree Chandika Devi Mandir are two places that should be seen during a trip to Malgund.

Where to stay in Malgund?

MTDC hotels and beach resorts, private lodges, villas, farm houses, bungalows, luxury hotels, 1 Star, 3 Star, and 5 Star hotels are among the various accommodations offered in Malgund. There is also an option to reserve hotels online. They also provide delectable Konkani-style coastal cuisine.

Special Tip

You can visit an excellent marathi literature museum there. Malgund Beach is also well-known for being a hotspot for water sports. Aare and Ware are two beaches in Malgund that are worth visiting.

By Abhilasha Prasad

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